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List of all Prime Ministers of India

3 days ago
List of all Prime Ministers of India: Mr. Narendra Modi is the 15th Prime Minister of India. Articles 74 and 75 of the Indian Constitution deal with the Council of Ministers and Prime Minister. Jawahar Lal Nehru is the longest-serving (6130 days) Prime Minister of India.

List of Cabinet Ministers of India 2020

3 days ago
Narendra Modi Cabinet 2.0 comprises 56 Ministers; which includes 22 cabinet Ministers, 29 Ministers of State, and 9 Ministers of State (Independent Charge).

List of all IPL Winning Teams (2008-2019)

3 days ago
IPL Winners List: The Mumbai Indians is the most successful team that has won 4 IPL titles so far. Chennai Super Kings is the only team that lost the most finals (5) of the IPL. Read this article to know the list of all IPL winning teams.

List of 25 Inspiring books written by Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Oct 15, 2020
Dr. Abdul Kalam is known as 'Missile Man of India' was born on 15 October 1931 in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, and died on 27 July 2015 in Shillong.  ' A Vision for Tomorrow’s India and Wings of Fire' are key books of Abdul Kalam Saab. Let us have a look at the books written by Dr. Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary.

The Human Eye: Anatomy, Structure, Working, Function and Defects

Oct 8, 2020
World Sight Day 2020: It is observed on the second Thursday of October and this year it falls on 8 October. The Human eye works on the refraction of light through a natural convex lens made up of transparent living material and enables us to see things around us. Also, the ability to see is called vision, eyesight, or drishti. Sometimes a person cannot able to see distant or nearby objects clearly and have a defect of vision which can be fixed by wearing spectacles.

List of all Five Year Plans of India

Sep 10, 2020
The first five-year plan in India was launched in 1951 and since then, India had launched twelve Five Year Plans. The present NDA government has dissolved the Planning Commission and has replaced it with the NITI Aayog. Let us have a look at the Five Year Plans the country has witnessed so far. 

What are the basic concepts of Geography?

Sep 8, 2020
Geography may be studied by way of several interrelated approaches, i.e., systematically, regionally, descriptively, and analytically. In this article, we have discussed the basic concepts of Geography. 

What is the difference between LOC and LAC?

Sep 4, 2020
Since the abrogation of Article 370, Pakistan has been regularly doing heavy firing on the LOC and the International Border (IB).  Prior to this, Indian and Chinese soldiers are fighting at the Line of Actual Control (LAC). Read this article to know the differences between LOC and LAC.

List of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award winners 2020

Aug 18, 2020
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award winners: For Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award star cricketer Rohit Sharma and decorated woman wrestler Vinesh Phogat were among the four athletes recommended for the country's highest sporting honour 2020. Rohit Sharma is the fourth cricketer who is chosen for this award. Let us have a look at the full list of Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award winners.    

List of famous slogans of pre and post independent India

Aug 14, 2020
Inqilab Zindabad, 'Do or die' and Dilli Chalo are some famous slogans given by our freedom fighters to encourage our general public to fight against the cruel British rulers. On the occasion of 74th Independence Day, read these inspirational and powerful slogans. 

Independence Day: Facts and Code of Conduct of Indian National Flag

Aug 14, 2020
Independence Day in India 2020: Indian had achieved independence on 15 August, 1947 after several years of struggle. The colonial rule ended in the nation and all the autonomy from the British are secured. This year marks the 74th Independence Day in India. Let us have a look at the features and some interesting facts about National Flag.      

Independence Day 2020: 10 Forgotten Women Freedom Fighters of India

Aug 14, 2020
Independence Day 2020: In the struggle for India’s Independence from the colonial rule or British Raj contribution of the women can't be neglected.  They faced various tortures, exploitations, etc. to earn freedom for us. Let us have a look on 10 forgotten women freedom fighters of India.

Independence Day 2020: 18 Laws and Rights must be known to every Indian

Aug 14, 2020
Indian Independence Day 2020: Every year on 15 August Independence Day is celebrated in India with full enthusiasm. Indian Constitution has provided several rights to the people to protect their fundamental rights, but unfortunately, most people are not aware of their rights. On this occasion, we are providing some laws and the rights which not only protect people's interests but also ease their daily life.  

Indian Independence Act 1947|Lord Mountbatten Plan: Main Features

Aug 14, 2020
Indian Independence Day 2020: On 15 August India celebrates 74th Independence Day with full enthusiasm. Lord Mountbatten on June 3, 1947 put forward his plan which outlined the steps for the solution of India’s political problem. Let us read about it in detail.  

Indian Independence Day: Facts about Vande Mataram (The National Song of India)

Aug 14, 2020
Indian Independence Day: On 15 August every year the nation unites to celebrate Independence Day with great fervour. This year India will celebrate 74th Independence Day but due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the celebrations will be different. Let us read some important facts about the National Song of India 'Vande Mataram'.  

List of Former Chairmen of the UPSC

Aug 11, 2020
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is the central recruiting agency in India. It is an independent constitutional body. Articles 315 to 323 in the Part XIV of the Constitution contain elaborate provisions regarding the composition of the UPSC. UPSC is consists of the Chairman and the members appointed by the President of the India. Chairman and the members of the UPSC hold the office for a term of 6 years or till the age of 65 years.

Enforcement Directorate (ED) and its major Functions

Aug 7, 2020
In 1956, Enforcement Directorate (ED) was established. Its Headquarters is situated at New Delhi. ED is responsible for enforcement of the Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (FEMA), and certain provisions under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), 2002. Let us have a look at the major functions of ED.  

What is Uniform Civil Code?

Aug 5, 2020
Uniform Civil Code (UCC) is defined in our Constitution under Article 44 of Directive Principles of State Policy. It states that it is the duty of the state to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout the territory of India. In other words we can say that it means one country one rule. Let us find out more about Uniform Civil Code, its pros and cons.    

List of Top 20 fastest Wicket takers in ODI

Aug 3, 2020
Rashid Khan of Afghanistan is the fastest 100 wicket-taker in ODI. He has claimed 100 wickets in just 44 matches. Muhammad Shami is the fastest Indian who claimed 100 ODI wickets in just 56 matches.

List of the 5th Generation Fighter Aircrafts

Aug 3, 2020
The beginning of the era of the 5th Generation Fighter Aircraft is attributed to the introduction of the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor in the US defence in 2005. There are many countries like India, China, Russia, Japan, Turkey, Europe, and South Korea are trying to build 5th Generation Fighter Aircrafts. Read this article to know the name of the Aircrafts developed/in development by these countries.

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